After beating Purdue yesterday .
the Badgers softball team is on a 13 game win streak.
That's tied for the school record.
Logan grad Michelle Mueller deserves a ton of credit
for the team's success .
but it's about to come to an end.
Yesterday was senior day.
BIG TEN NETWORK NAT
To say Michelle Mueller is having a standout season
is an understatement.
The one time national player of the week has come
a long way since battling knee injuries as a 7th grader
in La Crosse.
Mueller 3/12 Time has truly flown by.
Senior year in high school, I didn't really have it.
To have a senior year and be able to play with a great
group of girls, it just means the world.
On senior day .
Mueller and the Badgers played in front of the 2-nd
largest crowd in school history .
more than 1300 on hand.
Healy 1/48 It was a fun day.
It was a big weekend in front of our fans.
It was so much fun just to have this many people come
out and support the team.
BUTT 2/03 And I really, I tip my hat to the seniors.
It's senior day and they came out and they led the
BTN NAT - TALK ABOUT MICHELLE MUELLER FUELING HER
TEAM'S OFFENSE RIGHT NOW
Mueller's Badgers got off to a slow start to the season
but they finishing strong.
Mueller 3/38 The numbers we're putting up, we're winning.
You know, no one wants to run into a team that's on
a 13-and-oh win streak.
And with the confidence and how much we believe in
our coaches and in our players, we're a hard team
Two more series for the Badgers in the regular season.
A doubleheader against 14-th ranked Nebraska Wednesday
then a trip to 7-th ranked Michigan next weekend.
The Big Ten Tournament starts May 8-th in Evanston.
Wisconsin is the defending champs.